JK Paper (JKPL) is engaged in paper manufacturing business. Incorporated in 1960, the company is part of JK Organisation, which has business interesta in automotive tyres, cement, v-belts, oil-seals, agri-seeds and pulp and paper.
JK Paper is India’s largest producer of branded papers is a leading player in the printing and writing segment.
The company operates two manufacturing facilities located at Rayagada (Orissa) and Songadh (Gujarat). The production capacities of these facilities are 125,000 tonnes per annum (TPA) and 55,000 TPA respectively. Annually, the aggregate output of the company is over 180,000 tonnes per year of paper and pulp.
40% of paper produce by the company is sold under various brand names viz. JK Copier, JK Excel Bond, JK Bond, JK Savannah, JK Copier Plus and JK Easy Copier. The other major product is JK Maplitho, a superior uncoated writing and printing paper.It is the only company having a wide portfolio of branded products. JK Copier is the flagship brand of company which is largest selling copier brand in Sri Lanka.
In the year 2005, the company established a 46,000 TPA coating plant to produce international quality coated art paper and boards. The company market's this product under the brand name JK Cote.
It also runs in-house research programme, under which the company is conducting plantation on more than 45,000 hectares of land. The plantation with its superior quality plants provides high quality raw materials.
The company is also implementing TPM with the help of Japan Institute of Plant Maintenance. The company exports its products to internal markets located at Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Middle East, Africa, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia and many more.
JK Paper is also engaged in outsourcing activity wherein it contracts the capacities of other mills in India and abroad to manufactures various grades of paper, maintaining the same quality and service assurance. Some of the paper grades outsourced include Chromo (one side coated), Maplitho (uncoated woodfree), CG (copier grade) and some varieties of coated paper (C2S) and packaging board to meet Indian market requirement.
JK Organisation (Parent Company)
JK Organisation has a century of experience in various businesses that includes automotive tyres and tubes, paper and pulp, cement, v-belts, oil seals, power transmission systems, hybrid seeds, woollen textiles, readymade apparels, sugar, food & dairy products, cosmetics, etc.
The Group owns companies namely JK Tyre, JK Lakshmi Cement, Fenner India, JK Seeds, JK Dairy, JK Sugar and CliniRx Research
The company has received 'National Energy Management Award 2007' and 'National award for Excellence in water management 2007' by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
JK Paper had entered into a public-private partnership with central and state governments and formed an IMC (InstituteManagement Committee) for upgradation of Ukai ITI which is located near Unit C P M in Gujarat.
In 2010 CAPEXIL Award - Special Export Award for the year 2010-11In 2011 - Dun & Bradstreet's India's Top 500 Companies 2010